Area Information for Doncaster, DN5 8ZW
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in April 2006. Where possible, we have attempted to find data relating to the area in which the postcode used to reside before retirement. However, some data such as street names and house pricing is based on current postcodes only and so may be missing or incomplete.
Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Doncaster, DN5 8ZW:
|Marshgate, Doncaster, DN5 8UX|
|Marshgate, Doncaster, DN5 8AF|
|Cherry Lane, Doncaster, DN5 8AG|
|York Road, Doncaster, DN5 8AN|
|Cheswold Lane, Doncaster, DN5 8AR|
|Newton, Doncaster, DN5 8DB|
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about DN5 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Doncaster, DN5 8ZW is based on the last census performed in the UK in 2011. They are performed once every 10 years. Please note: census information may include figures for adjacent streets and postcodes. The figures are therefore representative of the local area, not a specific street address or row of houses. The census collection is designed so that each group of postcodes should contain at least 100 people (50 in Scotland). This is done to preserve the anonymity of the people in that area, as some postcodes cover a very small area, sometimes a single building. You can see the area covered by the census statistics by clicking "Show Census Area Covered" below the map above.
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There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 1995.
Our data comes directly from the Land Registry, and is updated monthly. It does not include commercial sales, or sales of land without property.
Housing Types Embed This
The area containing Doncaster consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets - see the Summary tab for an explanation and map of the area that these figures cover.
|Residence in Commercial Building||2|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Doncaster contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 52% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||17|
|Rented: From Council||3|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||1|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||54|
Housing Occupancy Embed This Back to Top
This data lists the total number of residents normally resident within each household. The figures do not record under- or over-occupancy.
Social Grade Embed This
Social Grade approximations are derived from an algorithm created by the Market Research Society. The figures shown are per-household rather than individual - more specifically, the job title and employer of the "household reference person" is used, analogous to what traditionally was called the head of the household. Only household reference persons between the ages of 16-64 are included.
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||3|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||7|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||19|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||62|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around DN5 8ZW however is predominantly male (58%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. In general, inner city areas show high concentrations of people aged 18-30, suburbs show larger numbers of small children and adults aged 30-50, and rural and small towns are more popular with older workers and retirees. Many poorer areas lack a majority age group, which is due in part to the people in that area being constrained by circumstance rather than being able to choose where to retire, raise a family or grow up.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode DN5 8ZW does not show a significant deviation from the average figures for the UK. In the UK as a whole, the average figures are approximately as follows for relationship statuses: 34% single, 47% married, 3% separated, 9% divorced, 7% widowed, and 0.2% same sex.
Figures for relationship status do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education.
Health Embed This Back to Top
Health in the UK is strongly tied to age as you would expect, but the affluence of a neighbourhood also has strong influence, with deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.
Overall, the UK considers itself to be healthy - 81.1% of residents rated their health as Very Good or Good. The full breakdown is as follows for the United Kingdom: 47.1% Very Good, 34% Good, 13.3% Fair, 4.3% Bad and 1.3% Very Bad.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
At the time of the 2011 census, across the UK 22.9% of residents had no qualification, 13.2% had 1-4 GCSEs, 15.2% had 5+ GCSEs and 1-2 A/AS-Levels, 12.3% had 2+ A-Levels, 27.1% had a degree (or similar), and 3.6% had an apprenticeship.
The qualification levels are based on current qualification names. The former Ordinary Levels (O-Levels) and CSEs will be included in the GCSE figures. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||15|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||13|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||17|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||34|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||58|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Doncaster can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 63% so.
As a country with a diverse population, the UK is home to other sizable ethnic groups, with mixed ethnicity (2.1%), Indian (2.4%) and Pakistani (1.9%) being the largest groups reported.
There is considerable division of ethnicities within the UK, with ethnically diverse addresses uncommon outside of urban areas.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
In this area (Doncaster), 57% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.
At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.5% of the resident population of England were born in England. The other groups were 1% Welsh, 1.35% Scottish, 0.4% Northern Irish, 0.75% from the Republic of Ireland, 3.75% from other European Union countries, and 9.4% from outside of Europe, with the remainder not stated.
|Country of Birth|
|Republic of Ireland||2|
Passport(s) Held Embed This Back to Top
Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to DN5 8ZW
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||43|
|Middle East or Asia||12|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
Religion Embed This Back to Top
England and Wales are primarily Christian countries, with 59.3% of residents Christian. However, a sizeable portion of the population (25.1%) claim to have no religion. Some 4.8% identify themselves as Muslim, 1.5% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.5% Jewish, 0.8% Sikh, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.
Economic Activity Embed This
Figures for economic activity do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education. This data is therefore based on 42.4 million of the United Kingdom's 57.8 million residents. The data was correct as of the 2011 census, which was a period of depressed economic activity.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||23|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||11|
|Looking After Home or Family||14|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||13|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||18|
|Accommodation and Food||5|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||1|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||1|
|HealthInc. Social Work||9|
Doncaster, DN5 8ZW is within the Doncaster Central policing neighbourhood, under the South Yorkshire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near DN5 8ZW|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Rossington Police Station
Below are the details of the closest services to DN5 8ZW. All distances are straightline distances, please consult the map of the facility to check the exact location. You can also view these details on our interactive services map for DN5 8ZW.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 17 closest railway stations to Doncaster, DN5 8ZW. The nearest railway station is Doncaster, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Bentley (South Yorkshire)||2.4 miles|
|Kirk Sandall||4.1 miles|
|Hatfield & Stainforth||6.7 miles|
|Swinton (South Yorks)||7.6 miles|
|South Elmsall||8.6 miles|
|Thorne South||9.4 miles|
|Thorne North||9.5 miles|
|Rotherham Central||12 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Doncaster, DN5 8ZW. The nearest is Atlas Academy, approximately 790 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Atlas Academy||790 yards||
|Lakeside Primary Academy||0.6 miles|
|St Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School||0.6 miles||
|St Peter's Catholic Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Balby Central Primary Academy||0.9 miles||
|Town Field Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Hexthorpe Primary School||1.2 miles||
|Woodfield Primary School||1.3 miles||
|Intake Primary Academy||1.4 miles||
|Carr Lodge Academy||1.5 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Doncaster, DN5 8ZW. The nearest is XP School, approximately 460 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|XP School||460 yards||
|XP East||620 yards|
|Hall Cross Academy||0.7 miles||
|Astrea Academy Woodfields||1.1 miles||
|Outwood Academy Danum||2.3 miles||
|The McAuley Catholic High School||2.7 miles||
|Ridgewood School||2.9 miles||
|Don Valley Academy||3 miles||
|Armthorpe Academy||3.3 miles||
|Hungerhill School||3.4 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Doncaster, DN5 8ZW. The nearest is The Burns Medical Practice DN1 2EG, approximately 0.5 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Burns Medical Practice DN1 2EG||0.5 miles|
|The Phoenix Medical Practice||0.6 miles|
|The Regent Square Group Practice||0.6 miles|
|The Flying Scotsman Health Centre||0.7 miles|
|Frances Street Medical Centre||0.8 miles|
|St Vincent Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Kingthorne Group Practice||0.9 miles|
|The Mount Group Practice||0.9 miles|
|The Scott Practice||1.1 miles|
|St.Johns Group Practice||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Doncaster, DN5 8ZW. The nearest is The Orthodontic Centre, approximately 0.6 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Orthodontic Centre||0.6 miles|
|Impressions Dental Care||0.7 miles|
|mydentist, Thorne Road, Doncaster||0.7 miles|
|Dental Access Centre||0.7 miles|
|The Doncaster Dental Centre||0.8 miles|
|Church View Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|Hislop and Wolverson||0.8 miles|
|P.B. Robinson & Associates||0.8 miles|
|Whitegates Dental Surgery||1 mile|
|Bupa Dental Care, Doncaster||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 7 closest hospitals to Doncaster, DN5 8ZW. The nearest is Park Hill Hospital, approximately 1.3 miles away.
|Park Hill Hospital||1.3 miles|
|Tickhill Road Hospital||1.4 miles|
|Doncaster Adult Mental Health Service - Access Team including Crisis Resolution Service||1.4 miles|
|Tickhill Road Hospital||1.4 miles|
|Doncaster & Bassetlaw Hospitals||1.4 miles|
|Doncaster Royal Infirmary||1.4 miles|
|Montagu Hospital||6.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Doncaster, DN5 8ZW. The nearest is Vision Call Mobile Optician, approximately 570 yards away.
|Vision Call Mobile Optician||570 yards|
|Vision Call Yorkshire Limited||570 yards|
|Murgatroyd Opticians||half a mile|
|The Partially Sighted Society||0.5 miles|
|Vision Call Yorkshire (Community Eyecare Limited)||0.7 miles|
|Rayner Opticians||0.7 miles|
|Scrivens Ltd||0.7 miles|
|Parkhurst Opticians Ltd||0.8 miles|
|Integrated Optical Ltd t/a Cotler Opticians||0.8 miles|
|Edwards & Walker||0.8 miles|
* Distances are measured in a straight line from the given postcode. Please consult the facility's map page or your preferred route finding/GPS app for driving directions.